Rome to Capri: 8 Day Tour
The perfect introduction to Europe’s most visited destination, this eclectic tour travels from Rome heading North of this amazingly diverse country, providing our guests an opportunity to explore the most beautiful and intriguing parts of Italy, from its vibrant cities, like Rome and Venice, to its bucolic countryside. A balanced blend of sightseeing and guided touring, this tour is ideal for travelers of all experience levels, from the novice European visitor to seasoned travelers who’ve already scoped out their favorite parts of this remarkable country. From beginning to end, this tour provides you with memories that last a lifetime, all wrapped up in one neat little package – Italy! **This tour departs in the early morning. Please be sure to schedule your flight plans properly as to arrive in Rome the day before the tour departure.
Itinerary At a Glance
- DAY 1: Arrival in Rome
- DAY 2: Rome
- DAY 3: Rome-Naples-Pompeii-Amalfi
- DAY 4: Amalfi
- DAY 5: Amalfi-Capri
- DAY 6: Capri
- DAY 7: Capri-Rome
- DAY 8: Rome
DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN ROME
Welcome to Rome! Arrive in Rome and transfer to your hotel for an overnight stay. Overnight in Rome.
DAY 2: ROME
Eat breakfast at the hotel and depart for a morning tour (pick up at 7:45 a.m.) with visits to the famed Trevi Fountain (don’t forget to throw in a coin!); the Greco-Roman Pantheon, (except on Monday); Piazza Navona, where Romans came to watch the ancient “games”; and St. Peter’s Basilica, the symbolic “mother church” of the Roman Catholic Church, with seating for 60,000 worshippers!
You’ll have the afternoon at leisure to explore further, taste the local cuisine, or go shopping before heading back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
DAY 3: ROME-NAPLES-POMPEII-AMALFI
After breakfast at hotel, we depart by deluxe motor coach at 6:45 a.m. for Naples and a brief panoramic tour of the city, known for its excellent art, architecture, and music. We continue on to Pompeii for lunch and a visit to the ruins of this Roman town destroyed by the eruption of Mt Vesuvius in 79 A.D. After lunch in a typical restaurant, we’ll head to Amalfi for dinner and an overnight stay.
DAY 4: AMALFI
Following breakfast at the hotel, you’ll have plenty of free time to discover the beauty of this wonderful coastal town. Surrounded by dramatic cliffs, Amalfi was once a popular tourist destination for the British aristocracy but today welcomes visitors from a wealth of different backgrounds. Located in the Campania Region, Amalfi is surrounded by rugged, dramatic cliffs and some of the most breathtaking coastal scenery in Italy. We’ll have dinner here and enjoy another overnight stay in this beautiful town.
DAY 5: AMALFI-CAPRI
After breakfast at the hotel, take time to explore Amalfi at your own pace, perhaps visiting beautiful St. Andrew’s Cathedral or stopping for a taste of Limoncello, made from Amalfi’s unique “sfusato amalfitano” lemons. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Amalfi is also famous for its production and export of high-quality “bambagina” paper, used the world over for things like wedding invitations. At approximately 11:30 a.m., we’ll transfer to Sorrento and then head to Capri for an overnight stay.
DAY 6: CAPRI
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and free time to explore the beautiful and sunny island of Capri, often nicknamed “The Garden of Eden”. Capri has been a popular resort town since the early days of the Roman Republic. Today, it may be possible to make a visit to Anacapri – situated on the slopes of Monte Solario, The Port of Marina, the rocks of I Faraglioni, or the famous Villa Jovis, an opulent residence built for the emperor Tiberius. Stay overnight in Capri.
DAY 7: CAPRI-ROME
After breakfast at the hotel, you’ll have the morning at leisure to catch up on shopping or enjoy more sightseeing in pretty Capri, where you can explore some of the most magnificent villas in Italy, both ancient and modern. In the early afternoon, we depart for Rome and an overnight stay.
DAY 8: ROME
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight home. End of services.
Not ready to go home yet? Having too much fun exploring magnificent Italy? Your travel specialist will review all the options available to you at the end of the trip, including an extended opportunity to explore the country or the option of spending an extra night in Rome. If you must go, you’ll head to the airport for your return home. Remember, we are always eager to help you create the travel experience you desire, so don’t hesitate to ask if you’d like to keep your travel options open!
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: 3 and 4 star hotel pricing available
- The tour includes:
- Private transfer to and from airport
- Multilingual tour guide and escort
- 3 nights in Rome Hotel (Breakfast)
- Half Day Regular City Tour of Rome
- Full Day Regular excursion to Pompei with lunch
- Transfer from Pompei to Amalfi
- 2 nights in Amalfi on Half Board Basis (Breakfast and Dinner)
- Transfer from Amalfi to Capri
- 2 nights in Capri Hotel (Breakfast)
- Return from Capri to Rome – To Rome by Deluxe Motor Coach
- 24 hour emergency hotline
The tour does not include:
- Drinks and extras in hotel
- Entrance fees to monuments or museums
- Everything that is not mentioned in the paragraph “the TOUR includes”
- Extra luggage may incur an additional fee